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Liberia : America's stepchild

Author: Nancee Oku BrightJean-Philippe BoucicautArnoud HekkensGrain Coast Productions.WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)All authors
Publisher: [Alexandria, Va. : Distributed by] PBS Home Video, ©2002.
Series: World story special
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From Haitian slave revolts and the American Colonization Society to the 1997 election of Charles Taylor to the presidency and his corrupt administration, this program looks at events leading from the founding of Liberia and its history up through the twentieth century.
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Genre/Form: Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Documentary television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Nancee Oku Bright; Jean-Philippe Boucicaut; Arnoud Hekkens; Grain Coast Productions.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.); PBS Home Video.
OCLC Number: 50944714
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Credits: Editor, Jean-Philippe Boucicaut ; camera/sound, Ton Vriens ; executive producer, Hugh Purcell.
Performer(s): Narrator, Nancee Oku Bright ; scholars, Elwood Dunn, Mary Antoinette Brown Sherman, Patrick Burrows, Kenneth Best, and Ambassador Herbert Brewer.
Description: 1 videocassette (ca. 90 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: World story special
Other Titles: America's stepchild
World story special
Responsibility: written and directed by Nancee Oku Bright ; produced by Nancee Oku Bright, Jean-Philippe Boucicaut, Arnold Hekkens ; a production of Grain Coast Productions for WGBH.

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From Haitian slave revolts and the American Colonization Society to the 1997 election of Charles Taylor to the presidency and his corrupt administration, this program looks at events leading from the founding of Liberia and its history up through the twentieth century.

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